Grain stocks exceeded 23 mln tonnes in Russia in August




As of August 1, 2022, the stocks of grains in agricultural organizations of the Russian Federation totaled 23.3 mln tonnes, down by 2.1 mln tonnes (8%) compared to the figure on the same date in 2021, declared the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat).

In particular, wheat stocks amounted to 18.5 mln tonnes, down by 117.9 thsd tonnes (1%) compared with the same date in 2021, corn stocks – 760.9 thsd tonnes, up by 80.3 thsd tonnes (12%).

Sunflower seed stocks totaled 387.9 thsd tonnes, up by 279.9 thsd tonnes (3.6 times).